Gem and Diamond Workers
Employment data isn't available specifically for this occupation from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, so we are using the data from Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers.
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Imminent Risk (81-100%): Occupations in this level have an extremely high likelihood of being automated in the near future. These jobs consist primarily of repetitive, predictable tasks with little need for human judgment.
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The number of 'Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers' job openings is expected to rise 1.4% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers' was $47,140, or $22 per hour
'Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers' were paid 1.8% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 26,280 people employed as 'Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers' within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 5 thousand people are employed as 'Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers'.
Fabricate, finish, or evaluate the quality of gems and diamonds used in jewelry or industrial tools.
SOC Code: 51-9071.06
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